Careers

WINGS of Providence, a non-profit agency whose mission is to provide comprehensive transitional programs and independent living in a safe secure, supportive and healthy environment for women with children who have experienced family violence, is accepting applications for:

LEVEL 1, 2 AND 3 EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR 1 FULL TIME AND 2 RELIEF POSITION- ROCKY FOREST DAYCARE

Join our dedicated team of Early Childhood Educators who provide quality care in a supportive environment. We provide an opportunity for children to feel safe to explore their imagination and creativity through play. Make a difference in a child's life through a holistic approach in childcare.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Alberta Child Care Staff Certification Level Early Childhood Educator
  • Current Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector and Child Intervention Check
  • Current Childcare First Aid and CPR Certificate
  • Minimum 1-year experience Child Care field
Responsibility to Program and Families
  • Knowledge of Early Childhood Development that promotes the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social development of children newborn to 12 years of age
  • Extensive knowledge in trauma-informed best practices, the effects of trauma on brain development
  • Be a positive role model in order to build children's social, interpersonal skills and self-esteem by establishing routines and positive guidance that allow children to feel secure, comfortable, and safe.
  • Communicate with parents regarding their children in a professional, caring, and respectful way
  • Work as part of a team; assisting each other with planning and implementing program along with a cooperative effort to ensure the policies and philosophies of the program are upheld
  • Maintain daily, weekly and monthly records regarding the children, including but not limited to activities, attendance, and confidential records on child incidents and disclosures
  • Must be able to perform physical activities related to working with children, lifting, bending, standing, climbing, and walking.
  • Full PPE may be required for shift following the protocols and procedures set by governing agencies
  • 7.5 hours a day Monday to Friday for full time and on call basis for relief no guaranteed hours, wage range with top up $17.14 to $22.49
  • Great benefits once probation is completed
Resumes to rfdccoordinator@wingsofprovidence.ca


OUTREACH WORKER

Immediate opening. Diploma/degree in Human Services with 2 – 5 years’ experience in the family violence prevention sector. Must: demonstrate ability to work independently and as team member, communicate effectively, manage time and client files appropriately, possess group facilitation skills and experience, computer skills, provide trauma informed supports and manage a full case load. Criminal record check, Child Intervention check, first aid required. Mon–Thurs 12-8, Fri 9-5 S/E location. Require dependable vehicle, valid driver license.

Resumes to chunter@wingsofprovidence.ca


Facts About Family Violence

Research shows that children who witness violence are more likely to grow up to become victims or abusers.

(Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Available: The Effects of Domestic Violence on Children: Where does it Hurt?)

Violence against women happens in all cultures and religions, in all ethnic and racial communities, at every age, and in every income group.


Women's Voices

Daily groups help with not feeling like you are the only idiot who fell for a partner’s lies.

Weekly counselling helps with finding ways to get over the blame, shame, guilt and anger, and start healthier habits.

Bread donations help with weekly grocery budget. Clothing donations also help with the budget.

WINGS is needed in this province. Our children deserve to see their mothers safe. Our children will take over this world eventually, isn''t it better to fill their eyes with hopes and dreams than fear and despair? Do it for the kids!